Applied Artificial Intelligence Laboratory

ECECS Department
University of Cincinnati


 
811 C Rhodes Hall
Dr. Lawrence J. Mazlack, Director
1-513-556-1883
 


The Applied Artificial Intelligence Laboratory focuses on problems that can be effectively solved using artificial intelligence techniques.

Continuing projects include:

Past applied work has included work on applications from warehousing, transportation, and distributed information acquisition.

In The News: Natural Language

In The News: Semantic Web

Recent Seminar

Recent Seminar

Some ideas about possible future student projects.


Graduate research projects currently in progress or recently completed

Data Mining: Biomedical Causality

Ethan White

 

Multi-Modal Data Fusion

Data Mining: Text (Humor)

 

Semantic Web: Ontology Learning

 

Web Shopping: Airfare

 

Data Mining Through Dissonance Reduction

Data Mining: Association Rules, Quantitative

Web Shopping

 

Data Mining: topic undecided

Ye Chen
 
 
Zhaowei Ren
 
 
Shatina Ruff
 
 
Rob Keller
 

Topic Undecided

Pavel Klinov
 

Natural Language

Mohammad Rawashdeh

 

Text Summarization

Ben Bohache

 

Laboratory Papers:

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Need For Causal Modeling Approximations," Proceeding of The 5th IEEE International Conference on Cybernetics and Intelligent System, Qingdao, September 17-19, 2011

Ethan White, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Creating a Suicide Note Analysis Model Using Fuzzy Cognitive Maps," Proceedings 2011 International Conference on Artificial Intelligence (ICAI'11), Las Vegas, July, 2011

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Causal Modeling Approximations In The Medical Domain," Proceeding of 2011 International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE), Taipei, June 27-30, 2011

Ethan White, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Discerning Suicide Notes Causality Using Fuzzy Cognitive Maps," Proceeding of 2011 International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE), Taipei, June 27-30, 2011

Ethan White, Recognizing Causality In Suicice Notes Using Fuzzy Cognitive Maps, May, 2011

Ethan White, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Discovering Causality in Suicide Notes Using Fuzzy Cognitive Maps," Proceedings of The 22nd Midwest Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science Conference (MAICS), Cincinnati, April 16-17

Julia M. Taylor, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "On Computational Humor," (with Julia M. Taylor) IEEE Potentials Magazine, November-December 2010, volume 9, 9-12
Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Approximate Representations In The Medical Domain," Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence, Toronto, August 31-September 3, 2010

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Weaknesses Of DAGs For Imprecise General Causal Representations," Proceedings of the 29th North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society Annual Conference (NAFIPS 2010), Toronto, July 12-14, 2010

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Inherently Imprecise Causal Complexes," Proceedings of he 29th North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society Annual Conference (NAFIPS 2010), Cincinnati, July 12-14, 2010

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Difficulties Of Directed Acyclic Graphs As A General Causal Representation," Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Intelligent Systems and Knowledge Engineering (ISKE2009), Hasselt, Belgium, November. 27-28, 2009

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "General Causal Representations In The Medical Domain," Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on BioMedical Engineering and Informatics (BMEI'09), Yantai, China, October 17, 2009

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Ontology Granularity and Rough Equality of Concepts," (with Pavel Klinov) Proceedings of the 2009 IEEE International Conference on Granular Computing (IEEE GrC 09), Nanchang, China, August 17-19, 2009

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Graph Weaknesses In Commonsense Causal Representation," Proceedings 13th WSEAS Multiconference on Circuits, Systems, Communications and Computers (CSCC 2009), Rhodes, Greece, July 15, 2009

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Representing Causality Using Fuzzy Cognitive Maps" Proceedings of the 28th North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society Annual Conference (NAFIPS 2009), Cincinnati, June 14-17, 2009

J.P. Pestian, P. Matykiewicz, R. Kowatch, J. Grupp-Phelan, A. Leenaars, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Suicide note classification using natural language processing: A content analysis." (with Pestian JP, Matykiewicz P, Kowatch R, Grupp-Phelan J, Leenaars A.) Proceedings of the American Association of Suicidology, San Francisco, April 18, 2009

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Inadequacy Of Directed Acyclic Graphs (DAGs)," Proceedings ICDM 2009 (International Conference on Data Management), February, 2009

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Identifying Appropriate Methodologies and Strategies for Vertical Mining with Incomplete Data," WSEAS Transactions On Computers, Issue 12, Volume 7, December 2008, 1906-1915

Julia M. Taylor, "Towards Informal Computer Human Communication: Detecting Humor in Restricted Domain," dissertation, October, 2008 (pdf)

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Vertical Mining With Incomplete Data," Proceedings 10th WSEAS International Conference on Mathematical Methods, Computational Techniques And Intelligent Systems (MAMECTIS '08), Corfu Island, Greece, October 26-28, 2008, 380-385

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Using Imprecise Complexes To Computationally Recognize Causal Relations In Very Large Data Sets," Proceedings Information Processing and Management of Uncertainty in Knowledge-Based Systems (IPMU), Torremolinos, Spain, June, 2008

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Inexact Multiple-Grained Causal Complexes," Data Mining: Foundations and Practice, Studies in Computational Intelligence (SCI), 118, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, book chapter, 231­249, 2008

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Naïve Rules Do Not Consider Underlying Causality," Data Mining: Foundations and Practice, Studies in Computational Intelligence (SCI), 118, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, book chapter, 213-229, 2008

Julia M. Taylor, Lawrence J. Mazlack "On Perception of Size: Comparing Gigantic Mice and Tiny Elephants," Proceedings NAFIPS 2008, May, 2008, New York

Andrew Gilmore, An Exploratory Study of the Airline Ticket Pricing Program, thesis, May, 2008

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Imprecise Causality in Large Data Sets," Proceedings NAFIPS 2008, May, 2008, New York

Pavel Klinov, Julia M. Taylor, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Interval Rough Mereology and Description Logic: An Approach To Formal Treatment Of Imprecision In The Semantic Web Ontologies" Journal of Web Intelligence and Agent Technology, , Volume 6, Number 2, 2008, 157-174

Julia M. Taylor, Pavel Klinov, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "A Description Logic Based Approach to Computational Humor," in Diana Popa, Salvatore Attardo (eds), New Approaches to the Linguistics of Humor, Galati: Dunarea de Jos University Press, Rumenia (book chapter), 2007

Julia M. Taylor, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Multiple Component Computational Recognition of Children's Jokes," Proceedings 2007 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC 2007), Montreal, October, 2007

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "General Imprecise Causal Reasoning Representations," Proceedings 2007 IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (SMC 2007), Montreal, October, 2007

Julia M. Taylor, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Reverse Engineering Humor," Proceedings CogSci 2007, Nashville, August, 2007 (abstract)

Pavel Klinov, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "On Possible Applications of Rough Mereology to Handling Granularity in Ontological Knowledge," Proceedings AAAI-07 (22nd Conference on Artificial Intelligence), Vancouver, July, 2007 (abstract (two page), poster)

Julia M. Taylor, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "An Investigation into Computational Recognition of Children's Jokes," Proceedings AAAI-07 (22nd Conference on Artificial Intelligence), Vancouver, July, 2007 (abstract (two page), poster)

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Cyclic Causal Complexes," 26h International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2007) Proceedings, San Diego, June, 2007

Julia M. Taylor, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Recognition Of Phonological Children's Jokes Based On Three Components Of Computer Processing," 2007 International Humor Conference of The International Society for Humor Studies, Newport, RI, USA, June, 2007 (refereed, all proceedings abstract only)

Pavel Klinov, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Interval Rough Mereology for Approximating Hierarchical Knowledge" 2007 Joint Rough Set Symposium (JRS'07), Toronto, May, 2007

Julia M. Taylor, "Reverse Engineering Humor," Ohio Graduate Student Symposium For Graduate Students In The Areas of Computer Science, Information Science, and Computer Engineering (OGSS-CISE 2007), April, 2007 (unrefereed presentation)

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Inexact Causality," (invited) SCIS & ISIS 2006 Conference (Joint 3rd International Conference on Soft Computing and Intelligent Systems and 7th International Symposium on advanced Intelligent Systems), Tokyo, September, 2006

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Data Mining & Possibly Imprecise Granular Causal Complexes," 25th International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2006) Proceedings, Montreal, June, 2006

Pavel Klinov, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Fuzzy Rough Approach To Handling Imprecision In Semantic Web Ontologies," 25th International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2006) Proceedings, Montreal, June, 2006

Julia M. Taylor, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Description Logic Based Approximate Joke Comparison," 25th International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2006) Proceedings, Montreal, June, 2006

Pavel Klinov, Lawrence J. Mazlack, " Granulating Semantic Web Ontologies" GrC 2006 (2006 IEEE International Conference on Granular Computing) Proceedings, Atlanta, May, 2006

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Data Mining Possibly Fuzzy Nested Granular Causal Complexes," Proceedings BISCSE05: Forging New Frontiers, Berkeley, CA, November, 2005

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Commonsense Causal Modeling in the Data Mining Context," book chapter in: Foundations and Novel Approaches in Data Mining, T. Y. Lin, S. Ohsuga, C. J. Liau, X. Hu (eds), Springer-Verlag, November, 2005, 3-22

Julia M. Taylor, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Toward Computational Recognition of Humorous Intent," Cognitive Science Conference 2005 Proceedings (CogSci 2005), Stresa, Italy, July, 2005, 2166-2171 (pdf)

Julia M. Taylor, "Analyzing Humor: A Fuzzy Theory," invited lecture, 5th International Summer School and Symposium on Humour and Laughter: Theory, Research and Applications, Tübingen, Germany, July, 2005

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Granular Nested Causal Complexes," book chapter in: Intelligent Data Mining Techniques and Applications: Studies in Computational Intelligence v5, D. Ruan, C. Chen, E. Kerre, G. Wets (eds), July, 2005, 23-49

Julia M. Taylor, "Statistics and Humor: Can You Count on It?" invited lecture, 5th International Summer School and Symposium on Humour and Laughter: Theory, Research and Applications, Tübingen, Germany, July, 2005

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Imperfect Commonsense Granular Determinism," IEEE GrC-2005 -IEEE International Conference on Granular Computing, Beijing, July, 2005

Julia M. Taylor, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Computational Recognition of Humorous Intent," 2005 International Humor Conference of the International Society for Humor Studies, Youngstown, Ohio, June, 2005 (abstract only, presentation)

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Commonsense Imprecise Satisficing Causal Complexes," 24th International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2005) Proceedings, Ann Arbor, June, 2005, 389-394

Julia M. Taylor, Lawrence J. Mazlack "Approximate Joke Similarity," 24th International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2005) Proceedings, Ann Arbor, June, 2005, 145-149

Julia M. Taylor, Daniel Poliakov, Lawrence J. Mazlack "Domain-Specific Ontology Merging for the Semantic Web," 24th International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2005) Proceedings, Ann Arbor, June, 2005, 418-423

Julia M. Taylor, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Focused Statistical Joke Generation," 2005 International Conference on Artificial Intelligence Proceedings, Las Vegas, June, 2005, 165-174

Bartley Richardson, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Approximate Metrics For Autonomous Semantic Web Ontology Merging," FUZZ-IEEE 2005 Proceedings, Reno, May 22-25, 1014-1019

Lawrence J. Mazlack, Yaoyao Zhu, Aijing He, "Autonomous Granulation Using The Mountain Method," International Journal Of Intelligent Systems, April, 2005, v 20, n 4, 415-432

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Using Association Rules Without Understanding Their Underlying Causality Reduces Their Decision Value," Proceedings Third International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA'04), Louisville, December, 2004, 312-319

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Naïve Decisions Using Rules That Do Not Take Into Account The Underlying Causality," IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM'04), Workshop: Foundations of Data Mining, November, 2004, (Workshop published on-line) to appear as an expanded chapter in a book published by Springer-Verlag (in press)

Julia M. Taylor, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Humorous Word Play Recognition," International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics Proceedings, The Hague, The Netherlands, October 10-13, 2004, 3306-3311 (pdf)

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Mining Causality From Imperfect Data," 6th International FLINS Conference on Applied Computational Intelligence Proceedings in Computational Intelligent Systems Da Ruan, et. al. (ed), Blankenberge, Belgium, September, 2004, 155-160 (pdf)

Julia M. Taylor, "Opening Computational Door on Knock Knock Jokes," International Summer School and Symposium on Humour and Laughter: Theory, Research and Applications, abstracts only (presentation, not refereed) Wolverhampton, United Kingdom, September, 2004 (ppt) (pdf)

Sarah Coppock, Lawrence J. Mazlack "Multi-Modal Data Fusion: A Description," Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag GmbH, v 3214 / 2004 (Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information and Engineering Systems: 8th International Conference, KES2004), Wellington, New Zealand, September, 2004, 1136-1142 (pdf)

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Imprecise Nested Granular Complexes," FUZZ-IEEE Proceedings, Budapest, August, 2004, v1, 91-96 (pdf)

Julia M. Taylor, Lawrence J. Mazlack (2004) "Computationally Recognizing Wordplay In Jokes," Cognitive Science Conference Proceedings (CogSci 2004), August, 2004, Chicago, 1315-1320 (pdf)

Julia Taylor (2004) "Computational Approach To Recognizing Wordplay In Jokes," 2004 International Humor Conference of the International Society for Humor Studies, abstracts only (presentation, not refereed) Dijon, France, June, 2004 (pdf) (ppt)

Bartley Richardson, Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Approximate Ontology Merging For The Semantic Web," 23rd International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2004) Proceedings, Banff, June, 2004, 641-646 (pdf)

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Causal Satisficing And Markoff Models In The Context Of Data Mining," 23rd International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2004) Proceedings, Banff, June, 2004, 407-412 (pdf)

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Granular Causality Speculations," 23rd International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2004) Proceedings, Banff, June, 2004, 690-695 (pdf)

Xiahui Ren, Comparing Quantitative Association Rule Methods, June, 2004, Masters Thesis

Julia M. Taylor, Computational Recognition of Humor In A Focused Domain, May, 2004, Masters Thesis (pdf)

Lawrence Mazlack, "Imperfect Causality," Fundamenta Informaticae, v 59, 2004, 1-11

Lawrence Mazlack, "Discovery of Causality Possibilities," International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence, v 18, n 1, 2004, 63-73

Lawrence Mazlack, "Causality Recognition For Data Mining In An Inherently Ill Defined World," Keynote Speech: On Methods And Applications Of Knowledge Discovery To Support Intelligent Business Decisions, Hasselt, Belgium, February, 2004

Lawrence Mazlack, "Need For Causality Recognition When Data Mining In An Inherently Ill Defined World," 2003 BISC FLINT-CIBI International Joint Workshop On Soft Computing For Internet And Bioinformatics, December, 2003 (pdf) (presentation images)

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Commonsense Causal Modeling In The Data Mining Context," IEEE ICDM Proceedings, Melbourne, Florida, November 19 - 22, 2003

Julia Taylor, "Statistical Joke Recognition," International Summer School and Symposium on Humour and Laughter: Theory, Research and Applications, (presentation, not refereed) Edinburgh Scotland, September, 2003 (power point) (abstract: pdf)

Sarah Coppock, Lawrence Mazlack, "Rough Sets Used In The Measurement Of Similarity Of Mixed Mode Data," 22nd International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2003) Proceedings, Chicago, June, 2003, 197-201 (pdf)

Haiyun Bian, Lawrence Mazlack, "Rough Nearest-Neighbor Classification Approach," 22nd International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society (NAFIPS 2003) Proceedings, Chicago, June, 2003, 500-505 (pdf)

Sarah Coppock, Lawrence Mazlack, "Soft Multi-Modal Data Fusion," FUZZ-IEEE Proceedings, St. Louis, May, 2003, v1, 636-641 (pdf)

Lawrence Mazlack, "Causal Possibility Model Structures," FUZZ-IEEE Proceedings, St. Louis, May, 2003

Lawrence Mazlack, "Imprecise Causality In Mined Rules," Proceedings: Rough Sets, Fuzzy Sets, Data Mining, and Granular Computing: 9th International Conference, RSFDGrC 2003,Chongqing, China (Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag Heidelberg, v 2639 / 2003) May, 2003, 581-588

Haiyun Bian, Lawrence Mazlack, "Discovery In Sequential Text Mining," 2003 Business Research Yearbook, 124-128 (pdf)

Sarah Coppock, Lawrence Mazlack, "Multi-Modal Data Fusion Questions," Proceedings: Fourth International Conference on Intelligent Data Engineering and Automated Learning (IDEAL'03), March 2003, Hong Kong

Sarah Coppock, Lawrence Mazlack, "Using Soft Computing Techniques To Integrate Multiple Kinds Of Attributes In Data Mining," Proceedings Fifth FLINS Conference on Computational Intelligent Systems for Applied Research (FLINS 2002) in Computational Intelligent Systems, Da Ruan, et. al. (ed), Ghent, September, 2002, 137-144 (pdf)

Lawrence J. Mazlack, "Causality Possibility Model Structures," International Workshop. on Intelligent Knowledge Management Techniques Proceedings (IKOMAT'02 ), September 2002, Crema, Italy, published as: Intelligent Knowledge Management, Abraham, Bhattacharya, Jain (Editors), Published with the KES 2003 Proceedings as: Knowledge-Based Intelligent Information Engineering Systems and Allied Technologies - KES 2003, IOS Press, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 2002, 1571-1575

Lawrence Mazlack, Sarah Coppock, "Some Issues In Recognizing Causal Relationships," CSCC 2002 Proceedings (part of 6th WSES Multiconference on Circuits, Systems, Communications & Computers), Rethymnon, June, 2002 (pdf), 413-418

Lawrence Mazlack, "Representation, Uncertain Imprecision, And Dependency," Proceedings NAFIPS 2002, New Orleans, June, 2002 (pdf), 445-450

Sarah Coppock, Multi-Modal Data Fusion, June, 2002 (pdf)

Tatyana Lisnyak, An Agent-Based System for Intelligent Internet Shopping, June, 2002 (pdf), 262 pages

Aijing He, Unsupervised Data Mining by Recursive Partitioning, June, 2002 (pdf), 102 pages

Yaoyao Zhu, Unsupervised Database Discovery Based on Artificial Intelligence Techniques, June, 2002 (pdf) 107 pages

Lawrence Mazlack, Sarah Coppock, "Granulating Data On Non-Scalar Attribute Values," 2002 IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence. 2002 IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems. FUZZ-IEEE'02. Proceedings, Honolulu, May, 2002 (pdf), 944-9 v 2

Sarah Coppock, Aijing He, Lawrence Mazlack, Yaoyao Zhu, "Experiments In Rough Set Based Data Mining," Proceedings ANNIE 2001, St. Louis, November, 2001, 339-344, published in: Smart Engineering Systems Design, v 11, ASME Press, New York (pdf)

Lawrence Mazlack, "Quantification And Granulation," Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics 2001, October, 2001, Tucson, 412-417

Lawrence Mazlack, "Granulation Of Quantitative Association Rules," International Journal of Fuzzy Systems, v 3, n 2, June, 2001, 400-408

Lawrence Mazlack, Aijing He, Yaoyao Zhu, "Data Discovery Using Rough Set Based Reductive Partitioning: Some Experiments," Proceedings Joint 9th IFSA World Congress and 20th NAFIPS International Conference 2001, Vancouver, July, 2001, 203-208

Lawrence Mazlack, "Considering Causality In Data Mining," Proceedings 5th WSES/IEEE World Multiconference, (same article also appearing in: CD copy of proceedings, 2991-2996), July, 2001, 493-498

Lawrence Mazlack, Aijing He, Yaoyao Zhu, "Rough Set Based Reductive Data Mining or Who Died On The Titanic?" Bulletin of International Rough Set Society, v 5, n 1/2, May, 2001, 205-210

Lawrence Mazlack, "Determining Causality In Association Rules" IABD Proceedings, Orlando, April, 2001,101-105

Lawrence Mazlack, Aijing He, Yaoyao Zhu, Sarah Coppock, "A Rough Set Approach In Choosing Partitioning Attributes," Proceedings of the ISCA 13th International Conference (CAINE-2000), November, 2000, 1-6 (pdf)

Lawrence Mazlack, "Approximate Clustering In Association Rules," 19th International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society - NAFIPS 2000, July, 2000, Atlanta, 256-260

Lawrence Mazlack, "Finding Rules in Databases With Linear Complexity," IABD Proceedings, J. Biberman (ed), Chicago, March, 2000, 81-85

Lawrence Mazlack, "Softly Focusing On Data," Proceedings of NAFIPS-99: 18th International Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society New York City, July, 1999, 700-704 (pdf)

Lawrence Mazlack, "Applying Reductive Clustering To Data Mining," Business Research Yearbook, Global Perspectives, Jerry Biberman, Abbass Alkhafaji (eds), v 6, 1999, 92-96

Lawrence Mazlack, "Focus And Soft Computing In Unsupervised Database Mining," Proceedings IPMU-98, Paris, July, 1998, 443-451

Lawrence Mazlack, "Autonomous Database Mining And Disorder Measures," ISMIS'97 Proceedings, October, 1997, also published in Foundations of Intelligent Systems, Ras, Skowron (eds), 1997, Springer, 308-317

Lawrence Mazlack, "Disorder Measures Supporting Autonomous, Imprecise Database Mining," NAFIPS'97 Proceedings, September, 1997, 233-8

Lawrence Mazlack, "Soft Computing Applied To Unsupervised Database Mining ," SPIE Proceedings, Dallas, July, 1997, s 1-8

Lawrence Mazlack, "Approximate Reasoning Applied To Unsupervised Database Mining," International Journal of Intelligent Systems, v 12, n 5, May, 1997, 391-414

Lawrence Mazlack, "Understandable Database Mining and Approximate Reasoning," International Conference on Rough Sets and Soft Computing Proceedings (RSSC'97) held as part of Third Joint Conference On Information Systems, Research Triangle Park, March, 1997, 363-366

Lawrence Mazlack, "Developing A Focus in Unsupervised Database Mining," ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC) Proceedings, San Jose, February, 1997, 187-191

Lawrence Mazlack, "Database Mining By Learned Cognitive Dissonance Reduction," Proceedings of the Fifth IEEE International Conference on Fuzzy Systems (FUZZ-IEEE '96), New Orleans, September, 1996, 1506-1511

Lawrence Mazlack, "Understandable Database Mining in Imprecise Domains," Proceedings of Americas Conference on Information Systems, August, 1996 , 428-430

Lawrence Mazlack, "Unsupervised Database Discovery Through Dissonance Reduction And Uncertainty Management To Support Knowledge Extraction," Proceedings of IPMU-96, Granada, July, 1996, 917-922

Lawrence Mazlack,"Aspects Of Approximate Reasoning Applied To Unsupervised Database Mining," Biennial Conference of the North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society - NAFIPS Proceedings (NAFIPS-96), June, 1996, 268-272

Lawrence Mazlack, "Database Mining Using Imprecise Concept Formation," Proceedings ISCA 11th International Conference, San Francisco, March, 1996, 79-82

Cynthia Flowers, Unguided Data Mining, A Blind Dissonance Approach, 1996 (pdf)

Cynthia Flowers, Richard Feinauer, Lawrence Mazlack,"Exploring Databases Using Cohesion," DSI (Decision Sciences Institute) Conference Proceedings, Boston, November, 1995

Cynthia Flowers, Lawrence Mazlack,"Impreciseness In Unguided Database Mining" ACM Workshop on Rough Sets and Database Mining Proceedings, Nashville, March, 1995

Lawrence Mazlack, Cynthia Flowers, Richard Feinauer, "Unguided Database Mining Founded On Dissonance Reduction," IABD Conference Proceedings, published in Business Research Yearbook, A.F. Alkhafaji [ed], February, 1995, 533-537

Joe Lohner, Machine Conceptualization Of Natural Language Text, 1995 (pdf)

Lawrence Mazlack, Wonboo Lee, "Identifying The Most Effective Approximate Reasoning Calculi For A Knowledge-Based System," IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, v 23, n 6, September/October, 1993, 1417-1424 (pdf)

Wonboo Lee, Consideration Of A Query Methodology To Identify Natural Language Texts That Correspond To Specified Topics, 1988